Android Dominates the Smartphone Market-81 Percent

The Smartphone market is dominated by Android phones-worldwide has 4 out of 5 people an Android mobile.

Smartphone sales have risen nicely over the past year, and especially Android benefits from this. The Android platform is now overall on 81.3 percent of smartphone market, it displays the latest statement from Strategy Analytics.

Although Google’s mobile platform Android is dominant, then it is not the only one who has experienced growth. Also Microsoft’s Windows Phone has grown from 2.1 percent in 3 quarter of 2012 and to 4.1 percent in the same quarter this year. It writes our site.

Apple has sold several units of their iPhone, but since the growth of the overall market is larger, so have it also meant Apple has lost market share.

There was in the third quarter of this year sold the entire 251.4 million smartphones, versus only a sale on 172.8 million copies in the same quarter of 2012.